Are Loud Noises A Serious Concern?
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) more than one billion teens and young adults are at risk of losing their hearing! Their research discovered that nearly 50% of 12 – 35 year olds studied listened to their personal audio devices at unsafe sound levels. Ear buds are of special concern for hearing health since they direct sounds directly into the ear canal.
Listening to music at high volumes, causes noise induced hearing loss. Ear buds are particularly harmful to hearing as it funnels the sound directly into the ear canal.
What Can I Do?
Noise induced hearing loss is irreversible and yet it is completely avoidable! Here are a few simple steps you can take to protect your hearing. Wear noise cancelling headphones or ear plugs in loud environments. Never turn the volume up past 60%. Limit the time you spend listening to loud music.
Advanced Hearing Group can help with customized ear protection. We can also get you started on a treatment plan if you already experience hearing loss. Your hearing is precious, protect it.
Advanced Hearing Group is a full-service audiology clinic with locations in Mesa, South Scottsdale, and North Scottsdale. Our audiologists, Adam DiPuccio, Dr. Gary Johnson, Dr. Cassandra Schmidt, Dr. Christina Gabler, Dr. Kelly Lewis and Dr. Briana Thornton offer a full range of hearing loss services including hearing tests, hearing aids, ear wax removal, middle ear testing, inner ear testing, and aural rehabilitation. Our friendly, professional hearing doctors are conveniently located near Apache Junction, Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Tempe, Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler, North Scottsdale, South Scottsdale, and Ahwatukee.
Advanced Hearing Group - Mesa
5202 E. Main Street Suite 105 Mesa, AZ 85205 480-218-1328
Advanced Hearing Group - North Scottsdale
9445 E. Ironwood Square Dr. Suite 100 Scottsdale, AZ 85258 480-429-0026
Advanced Hearing Group - South Scottsdale
1625 N. 87th St. Scottsdale, AZ 85257 480-429-0026
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